A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 70 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (43 miles) on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/10/19 / 2019-10-22 02:44:29 / October 22, 2019 @ 2:44 am. The temblor was detected at 17:44:29 / 5:44 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -157.4573 West, latitude 66.3216 North, depth = 0 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak019djwzqp1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019djwzqp1.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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